Specimen Information

Najas minor
Najas minor
(brittle waternymph)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1658168
GroupPlants
GenusNajas
Speciesminor
Common Namebrittle waternymph
StatePA
CountyChester
LocalityStruble Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBrandywine-Christina
HUC8 Number02040205
HUC10 NameEast Branch Brandywine Creek
HUC10 Number0204020501
HUC12 NameUpper East Branch Brandywine Creek
HUC12 Number020402050103
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month7
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | hitch hiker on waterfowl
Statusestablished
CommentsObserved in the littoral zone of the lake near the boat launch. Moderately present
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierPennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/3/2022].

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